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Glassmaking: Morganica (Cynthia Morgan) demonstrates the technical and creative challenges of making art using glass through fused glass, coldworking, and experimentation. Primarily focused on the casting of glass, including pate de verre and reservoir casting, she also discusses less-used kinformed glass techniques such as tack-fusing, kilncarving, and pattern-bar development.

10 10, 2017

I think I’m in love…with my bathroom

2017-11-08T22:24:36+00:00

Some people dream of finding the right lover. I dream of finding the right bathroom. So when, after spending months in a construction zone, I got to shower in my brand new bathroom for my birthday, well...it was a glorious [...]

I think I’m in love…with my bathroom 2017-11-08T22:24:36+00:00
3 07, 2017

Making a (much smaller) glass countertop, part 1.5

2017-10-07T18:14:39+00:00

Remember that ginormous glass counter I was planning to cast last August? I spent a bit of time figuring out how to achieve a piece of 1.5 to 2 inch-thick glass about 36 inches wide and 9 feet long to [...]

Making a (much smaller) glass countertop, part 1.5 2017-10-07T18:14:39+00:00
12 12, 2016

Setting Up My Gallery-Style Art Show Booth

2017-10-07T18:13:59+00:00

Kathy Engholm here. Cynthia invited me to write a guest article about my new(ish) art show booth furniture (shown above). My  previous post was about the main parts used in designing the booth. In this post, I'll describe the setup [...]

Setting Up My Gallery-Style Art Show Booth 2017-10-07T18:13:59+00:00
11 10, 2016

Choosing parts for a gallery-style art show booth

2017-10-07T18:13:59+00:00

Kathy Engholm here. Cynthia invited me to write a guest article about my new(ish) art show booth furniture (shown above). My first post was about the requirements I set before starting the design. In this post, I'll discuss the key [...]

Choosing parts for a gallery-style art show booth 2017-10-07T18:13:59+00:00
10 09, 2016

Making a gallery-style art show booth

2017-07-03T14:26:14+00:00

Gallery-style art show booth by Kathy Engholm Last spring I visited the Oregon Glass Guild's big art show and saw some wonderful glass. I also saw my friend Kathy's innovative, low-cost art show booth design, which looks simple [...]

Making a gallery-style art show booth 2017-07-03T14:26:14+00:00
1 08, 2016

Making a (BIG) glass counter top, part 1

2017-07-03T14:27:24+00:00

Apologies for the overlong ramble, but since this blog is intended to document my creative meanderings, it also details the times I'm bogged down in design and engineering. Apparently stuffing my musings into a blogpost for review is [...]

Making a (BIG) glass counter top, part 1 2017-07-03T14:27:24+00:00
4 06, 2016

Getting creative with the glass we have

2017-07-03T14:28:19+00:00

Honest-to-Pete, DEQ's search engine cursor is an image of Bigfoot walking. (I, er, did editorialize a bit on the text) I promised you an eye-witness report of the now-infamous Oregon DEQ art glass financial impact hearing. [...]

Getting creative with the glass we have 2017-07-03T14:28:19+00:00
4 04, 2016

Saturday musings: glass, color, poisons

2017-07-03T14:32:58+00:00

Rollicking last couple of months. If I were into astrology, I'd probably be talking about cusps and whether Aries was rising or something, which always sounds faintly pornographic. My potentially dirty mind and the vagaries of the universe aside [...]

Saturday musings: glass, color, poisons 2017-07-03T14:32:58+00:00
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